Tech Data strikes a deal with California Wi-Fi company to expand in Brazil


    Tech Data Corp. is partnering with a California-based Wi-Fi provider to expand the service into Brazil.

    Clearwater-based Tech Data (NASDAQ: TECD) said it has reached an agreement with iPass, a cloud-based Wi-Fi provider, to expand the distribution of iPass’ wireless connection management and Wi-Fi connectivity service into Brazil.

    iPass uses its own technology, SmartConnect, to choose the best network for a user’s needs, based on availability, performance and cost.